Crassatellites vadosus

Crassatellites vadosus was a clam that filtered its food from the water and burrowed into the sand.

Academic literature available on the web

"A detailed taxonomy of Upper Cretaceous and lower Tertiary Crassatellidae in the Eastern United States; an example of the nature of extinction at the boundary" - 1993, Wingard, G. Lynn USGS Professional Paper: 1535

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